Mindf*ck: Cambridge Analytica and the Plot to Break America

Mindf*ck: Cambridge Analytica and the Plot to Break AmericaFor the first time, the Cambridge Analytica whistleblower tells the inside story of the data mining and psychological manipulation behind the election of Donald Trump and the Brexit referendum, connecting Facebook, WikiLeaks, Russian intelligence, and international hackers Mindf ck goes deep inside

Lifespan: Why We Age—and Why We Don't Have To

Lifespan: Why We Age—and Why We Don't Have ToIts a seemingly undeniable truth that aging is inevitable But what if everything weve been taught to believe about aging is wrong What if we could choose our lifespan In this groundbreaking book, Dr David Sinclair, leading world authority on genetics and longevity, reveals a bold new theory for

Life 3.0: Being Human in the Age of Artificial Intelligence

Life 3.0: Being Human in the Age of Artificial IntelligenceHow will Artificial Intelligence affect crime, war, justice, jobs, society and our very sense of being human The rise of AI has the potential to transform our future than any other technology and there s nobody better qualified or situated to explore that future than Max Tegmark, an MIT

AI Superpowers: China, Silicon Valley, and the New World Order

AI Superpowers: China, Silicon Valley, and the New World OrderDr Kai Fu Leeone of the worlds most respected experts on AI and Chinareveals that China has suddenly caught up to the US at an astonishingly rapid and unexpected pace In AI Superpowers, Kai fu Lee argues powerfully that because of these unprecedented developments in AI, dramatic changes will be

New Dark Age: Technology and the End of the Future

New Dark Age: Technology and the End of the FutureAs the world around us increases in technological complexity, our understanding of it diminishes Underlying this trend is a single idea the belief that our existence is understandable through computation, and data is enough to help us build a better world In actual fact, we are lost in a

Rise of the Robots: Technology and the Threat of a Jobless Future

Rise of the Robots: Technology and the Threat of a Jobless FutureWhat are the jobs of the future How many will there be And who will have them We might imagineand hopethat today s industrial revolution will unfold like the last even as some jobs are eliminated, will be created to deal with the new innovations of a new era In Rise of the Robots, Silicon

The Fourth Industrial Revolution

The Fourth Industrial RevolutionWorld renowned economist Klaus Schwab, Founder and Executive Chairman of the World Economic Forum, explains that we have an opportunity to shape the fourth industrial revolution, which will fundamentally alter how we live and work Schwab argues that this revolution is different in scale, scope and

Four Futures: Life After Capitalism

Four Futures: Life After CapitalismAn exhilarating exploration into the utopias and dystopias that could develop from present society Peter Frase argues that increasing automation and a growing scarcity of resources, thanks to climate change, will bring it all tumbling down In Four Futures, Frase imagines how this post capitalist

Inventing the Future: Postcapitalism and a World Without Work

Inventing the Future: Postcapitalism and a World Without WorkA major new manifesto for a high tech future free from work Neoliberalism isnt working Austerity is forcing millions into poverty and many into precarious work, while the left remains trapped in stagnant political practices that offer no respite Inventing the Future is a bold new manifesto

Army of None: Autonomous Weapons and the Future of War

Army of None: Autonomous Weapons and the Future of WarThe era of autonomous weapons has arrived Today around the globe, at least thirty nations have weapons that can search for and destroy enemy targets all on their own Paul Scharre, a leading expert in next generation warfare, describes these and other high tech weapons systemsfrom Israels Harpy

The Singularity is Near: When Humans Transcend Biology

The Singularity is Near: When Humans Transcend BiologyFor over three decades, Ray Kurzweil has been one of the most respected and provocative advocates of the role of technology in our future In his classic The Age of Spiritual Machines, he argued that computers would soon rival the full range of human intelligence at its best Now he examines the